Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
You might be interested then by this PDF on the "Karez" system from Iran to China...

In the south of Italy at "Matera" you'll find the re-use of dew cisterns in troglodytes dwellings... (another sort of water use on limestones pateau) :-)

Thanks for the praise... And for the whinnying motorbikes (I have an old thumping model) :-)

"What can I do, What can I write, Against the fall of Night". A.E. Housman

by margouillat (hemidactylus(dot)frenatus(at)wanadoo(dot)fr) on Sat Feb 24th, 2007 at 08:22:16 AM EST
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